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Ethnicity and Contemporary American Culture: A Meta-Analytic Investigation of Horizontal–Vertical Individualism–Collectivism
The United States is one of the most culturally diverse societies. Research has documented numerous differences in cultural orientations across U.S. ethnic/racial groups. But with continual intergroup interactions and ...
Opposite Ends of the Same Stick? Multi-Method Test of the Dimensionality of Individualism and Collectivism
The construct of individualism-collectivism (IND-COL) has become the definitive standard in cross-cultural psychology, management, and related fields. It is also among the most controversial, in particular, with regard to ...
Individualism, Collectivism, and Authoritarianism in Seven Societies
Building on Hofstede's finding that individualism and social hierarchy are incompatible at the societal level, the authors examined the relationship between individualism-collectivism and orientations toward authority at ...
Cultural Differences in Survey Responding: Issues and Insights in the Study of Response Biases
This paper introduces the special section "Cultural differences in questionnaire responding" and discusses central topics in the research on response biases in cross-cultural survey research. Based on current conceptions ...
Cultural Orientations in the United States: (Re)Examining Differences among Ethnic Groups
The authors investigate differences in individualism and collectivism between the four largest ethnic groups in the United States (African Americans, Asian Americans, Latino Americans, and European Americans). It has been ...
Cross-Cultural Differences in a Global “Survey of World Views”
Rethinking Individualism and Collectivism: Evaluation of Theoretical Assumptions and Meta-Analyses
Oyserman et al summarize plausible psychological implications of individualism-collectivism (IND-COL), meta-analyze cross-national and within-US IND-COL differences, and review evidence for effects of IND-COL on self-concept, ...
Individualism and Attitudes Toward Affirmative Action: Evidence From Priming Experiments
Theorists have argued that Americans' ambivalence toward affirmative action policies is fueled by a notion of justice that champions the rights of individuals. This conception of justice is not compatible with the idea of ...
Greater Self?Enhancement in Western Than Eastern Ukraine, but Failure to Replicate the Muhammad Ali Effect
Based on the cross-cultural research linking individualism-collectivism and self-enhancement, this research examines regional pattern of self-enhancement in Ukraine. Broadly speaking, the western part of Ukraine is mainly ...